Ying Ding

Ying Ding

Professor & Graduate Advisor


Dr. Ying Ding is Bill & Lewis Suit Professor at School of Information, University of Texas at Austin. She has been involved in various NIH, NSF and European-Union funded projects. She has published 240+ papers in journals, conferences, and workshops, and served as the program committee member for 200+ international conferences. She is the co-editor of book series called Semantic Web Synthesis by Morgan & Claypool publisher, the co-editor-in-chief for Data Intelligence published by MIT Press and Chinese Academy of Sciences, and serves as the editorial board member for several top journals in Information Science and Semantic Web. She is the co-founder of Data2Discovery company advancing cutting edge AI technologies in drug discovery and healthcare. Her current research interests include data-driven science of science, AI in healthcare, Semantic Web, knowledge graph, data science, scholarly communication, and the application of Web technologies.


Ph.D., Information Science, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore

M.Sc., Information Science, The Graduate School of Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China

Areas Of Specialization

Drug discovery
Graph Mining
Knowledge Graph
Semantic Web
AI in healthcare
Science of Science
Data Science

Recent Courses

YearSemesterCourse NumberCourseSyllabus
2021SpringINF 385TSpecial Topics in Information Science Artificial Intelligence in Health
2021SpringINF 388RPracticum in School Libraries
2021SpringINF 388LProfessional Experience and Project
2020SpringINF 385TSpecial Topics in Information Science Artificial Intelligence in Health
2020SpringINF 385TSpecial Topics in Information Science Data Semantics